Planet Earth: A Magical World

Take a look at some of the most AWEsome spots that will take your breath away.

1. Prismatic Spring - Yellowstone National Park

The largest hot spring in the United States, and the third-largest in the world. 

Prismatic Spring - Yellowstone National Park

2. Petra - Jordan

A historic and archaeological city in southern Jordan inhabited as early as the 4th century BC.

Petra, Jordan

3. Angkor Wat - Cambodia

The largest religious structure in the world by land area.

Angkor Wat, Cambodia

4. Nazca Lines - Peru

A group of very large geoglyphs made in the soil of the Nazca Desert in southern Peru

Nazca lines, Peru

5. Rainbow mountain - Gansu, China

Otherworldly colors mimic a rainbow painted over the tops of rolling mountains.

Rainbow Mountain, Gansu, China

6. Glowworm Caves - Waitomo, New Zealand

A cave known for its population of Arachnocampa luminosa, a glowworm species found exclusively in New Zealand.

Glowworm Caves - Waitomo, New Zealand

7. Antelope Canyon - Arizona

Formed by the erosion of Navajo Sandstone due to flash flooding.

Antelope Canyon, Arizona

8. Salar De Uyuni - Bolivia

The world's largest salt flat at over 10,000 square km.

Salar De Uyuni - Bolivia

9. Pamukkale Thermal Pools - Turkey

Pamukkale, meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site famous for a carbonate mineral left by the flowing of thermal spring waters.

Pamukkale Thermal Pools - Turkey

10. Fly Geyser - Nevada

Thermophilic algae, which flourish in moist, hot environments, color the rocks resulting in multiple hues of green and red.

Fly Geyser, Nevada

11. Marble Caves - Patagonia

Over thousands of years, mineral-rich glacier water has changed the color and shape of the Marble Cave formations to beautiful hues of blues, greens, blacks, and yellows.

Marble Caves, Patagonia

12. The Wave - Arizona

Consists of intersecting U-shaped troughs that have been eroded into Navajo Sandstone of Jurassic age.

The Wave, Arizona

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